Boeing, Thai Airways International Celebrate 75th Direct Airplane Delivery
Washington, January 22, 2015 (STAT):-Boeing and Thai Airways International Public Company Limited (THAI) celebrated the Thai flag-carrier's 75th direct delivery of a Boeing airplane.
"This is a very special delivery for us, our 75th direct delivery from Boeing, and we are excited to mark this occasion with another joint humanitarian flight. THAI is thankful to Boeing and Another Joy Foundation for providing winter blankets and pleased that Thai Airways International can carry them to people in need in Thailand. This partnership demonstrates the close relationship between THAI and Boeing, and our shared interest in humanitarian support inThailand." said THAI President Mr. Charamporn Jotikasthira.
"Boeing is honored to celebrate this milestone delivery with Thai Airways International and to partner again on providing resources to those in need. It is a reflection of our longstanding relationship with THAI, and through efforts such as this, Boeing and its airline partners are able to deploy aid where it's needed around the world." said Dinesh Keskar, senior vice president of Asia Pacific and India Sales, Boeing Commercial Airplanes.
This latest humanitarian effort, the third between Boeing and THAI, is part of Boeing's long-running Humanitarian Delivery Flights program.